Police arrest second suspect in Pueblo creek shooting case

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) Police have arrested a second suspect in connection with the shooting death of a man whose body was found in a Pueblo creek.

The Colorado Springs Gazette reports 48-year-old Howard Box was arrested in Arizona on Friday and is being held at the Maricopa County Jail. He faces a charge of being an accessory to first-degree murder in the death of 20-year-old Daniel Cressey, whose body was found in Fountain Creek on May 28.

Another suspect, 19-year-old Jessy Jo Jewel Barnes, was arrested Wednesday on a charge of first-degree murder.

Investigators have not said what led to the shooting, which they say happened in a Security home.


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